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TSMC set to report a strong profit but Trump's comments pummel its stock

While TSMC's stock - and the broader Taiwan market - has reached record highs, it began slumping after Trump's comment that "Taiwan took 100% of our chip business"

TSMC set to report a strong profit but Trump's comments pummel its stock
Updated On : 18 Jul 2024 | 1:15 PM IST

Asian chip stocks tumble on fear of US mulling tighter curbs on tech export

Among the worst hit were shares of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co (TSMC), the world's largest contract chipmaker, which has shed roughly $61.35 billion in market value over two days

Asian chip stocks tumble on fear of US mulling tighter curbs on tech export
Updated On : 18 Jul 2024 | 10:19 AM IST

Taiwan Prez Lai Ching thanks Micron CEO for his trust, investment in island

Lai thanked Mehrotra for showing trust and support for Taiwan in video released by the president's office

Taiwan Prez Lai Ching thanks Micron CEO for his trust, investment in island
Updated On : 12 Jul 2024 | 2:57 PM IST

Japanese company Horiba plans to set up a unit in India for fab players

Facility to mirror scale of Horiba's Kumamoto plant in Japan

Japanese company Horiba plans to set up a unit in India for fab players
Updated On : 07 Jul 2024 | 11:12 PM IST

India to become global player in semiconductor industry: IT secretary

India has the talent and deep expertise to become a global player in the semiconductor industry which is a vital sector for the country, Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, Secretary, S Krishnan said. The government was helping industries to create the ecosystem to build the semiconductors, he said. Krishnan made those comments at a conference organised by fabless semiconductor firm iVP Semiconductor Pvt Ltd here on Saturday. Global management consulting firm McKinsey has predicted that the semiconductor industry is expected to become a trillion dollar industry worldwide, while India Electronics and Semiconductor Association (IESA) estimates the sector to touch USD 100 billion by 2030. India is rapidly becoming one of the biggest markets for electronics, automotive, Electric Vehicles and a significant hub for technical expertise. "The semiconductor industry is vital for the country and India has the talent, deep expertise and scalability to be a global player. The

India to become global player in semiconductor industry: IT secretary
Updated On : 06 Jul 2024 | 7:07 PM IST

iVP Semiconductor aims for revenue of $70-100 million in next 3-4 years

Fabless semiconductor startup iVP Semiconductor Pvt Ltd has plans to set up a production test facility as part of its drive to produce semiconductor chips in the domestic market, a top official said. The company has also secured USD 5 million in a pre-series A Funding for its expansion plans, Co-founder and CEO Raja Manickam said. An industry veteran, Manickam said his aspiration was to first serve the clients in the domestic market and later expand the company to become a 'global brand.' "Today domestic semiconductor industry is being served by several global companies. I want to serve the industry as an Indian company. iVP Semiconductor is an Indian company and it would become a global brand." he said. The company would focus on power sector including renewable energy, solar industry, wind energy. "We are going to be competitors to existing players with most of them being global companies," he said. To a query, he said the company would set up a production test facility in Chen

iVP Semiconductor aims for revenue of $70-100 million in next 3-4 years
Updated On : 06 Jul 2024 | 6:05 PM IST

Maharashtra govt in talks with 3 firms for semiconductor plant: Fadnavis

The Maharashtra government was in talks with three companies to set up a semiconductor plant in the state, deputy Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said here on Saturday. He was speaking after inaugurating, along with Union minister Nitin Gadkari, a medical equipment and consumables manufacturing facility of HORIBA India in Butibori area. HORIBA India is a subsidiary of HORIBA Ltd, a Japanese firm. Fadnavis thanked HORIBA chairman Atushi Horiba for setting up manufacturing units in Pune and Nagpur. The Maharashtra government was in talks with three companies including HORIBA to set up semiconductor facilities in the state, he said, and proposed that HORIBA set up a semiconductor plant in Nagpur. Land will be kept reserved for the same, he said. Speaking on the occasion, Union minister Gadkari thanked HORIBA India for starting its plant in the city. HORIBA India in a press release said the Nagpur plant will have an investment of about Rs 200 crore in a phased manner and will serve

Maharashtra govt in talks with 3 firms for semiconductor plant: Fadnavis
Updated On : 06 Jul 2024 | 4:43 PM IST

This smallcap stock has surged 10% in two days; check details here

Notably, the stock has soared 10.23 per cent in the last two trading sessions

This smallcap stock has surged 10% in two days; check details here
Updated On : 04 Jul 2024 | 10:59 AM IST

South Korea's SK Hynix plans to invest $75 billion on chips through 2028

SK Hynix's HBM chips are optimised for use with Nvidia Corp.'s artificial intelligence accelerators

South Korea's SK Hynix plans to invest $75 billion on chips through 2028
Updated On : 30 Jun 2024 | 9:17 AM IST

South Korea's SK Group considers asset sales, mergers as part of overhaul

The group, best known for its chip firm SK Hynix , has become bloated over the past decade and its electric vehicle battery unit has lost billions of dollars

South Korea's SK Group considers asset sales, mergers as part of overhaul
Updated On : 25 Jun 2024 | 9:04 AM IST

Semiconductor firm MosChip stock up 150% in June; will the rally continue?

MosChip hit a new all-time high at Rs 320.80 on Friday June 21. The stock may witness some consolidation in the near-term, post which a rally to Rs 395 levels seems possible, chart shows.

Semiconductor firm MosChip stock up 150% in June; will the rally continue?
Updated On : 24 Jun 2024 | 10:02 AM IST

Amid shortage of professionals, chipmakers ramp up campus engagement

Companies such as Intel India, AMD, Applied Materials India, and Tessolve are collaborating with students and staff on practical projects and setting up labs at institutions such as IIT-Bombay

Amid shortage of professionals, chipmakers ramp up campus engagement
Updated On : 20 Jun 2024 | 10:14 AM IST

This semiconductor stock has nearly doubled thus far in the month of June

MosChip Technologies share price has rallied 44% in 4 days after the MeitY approved its application under Semiconductor DLI scheme

This semiconductor stock has nearly doubled thus far in the month of June
Updated On : 19 Jun 2024 | 11:23 AM IST

India-US agree to step up cooperation on semiconductors, critical minerals

India and the US Monday launched a new strategic semiconductors partnership to co-develop semiconductor design and manufacturing processes for precision-guided ammunition

India-US agree to step up cooperation on semiconductors, critical minerals
Updated On : 18 Jun 2024 | 7:04 AM IST

US tech giant Intel halts expansion plan for $25 billion Israel chip plant

Intel did not give any specific reason for the decision and made no link to the ongoing war in Gaza, in which over 37,000 Palestinians have been killed

US tech giant Intel halts expansion plan for $25 billion Israel chip plant
Updated On : 13 Jun 2024 | 10:08 AM IST

Taiwanese firm MediaTek designs Arm-based chip for Microsoft's AI laptops

The software company's plans take aim at Apple which has released its own Arm-based chips for Mac computers for roughly four years

Taiwanese firm MediaTek designs Arm-based chip for Microsoft's AI laptops
Updated On : 12 Jun 2024 | 12:39 PM IST

India's chip industry to face shortage of 300,000 professionals by 2027

A report by TeamLease Degree Apprenticeship showed the semiconductor industry is expected to face a shortage of 250,000-300,000 professionals by 2027 in verticals such as design, and manufacturing

India's chip industry to face shortage of 300,000 professionals by 2027
Updated On : 11 Jun 2024 | 10:09 AM IST

TSMC, Foxconn are two companies that will guide global supply chains

Their size, technical dominance and global influence make these two Taiwanese companies irreplaceable - no other single business could jump in to fill the gap should either disappear overnight

TSMC, Foxconn are two companies that will guide global supply chains
Updated On : 10 Jun 2024 | 9:37 AM IST

Nvidia becomes first chip firm to hit $3 trn in mkt value, overtakes Apple

The last time Nvidia was worth more than Apple was in 2002, five years before the first iPhone was released. At the time, both companies were worth less than $10 billion each

Nvidia becomes first chip firm to hit $3 trn in mkt value, overtakes Apple
Updated On : 07 Jun 2024 | 12:37 AM IST

Chinese AI chip firms downgrading designs to secure TSMC production

Two top Chinese AI chip firms, MetaX and Enflame, submitted downgraded designs of their chips to TSMC in late 2023 to comply with US restrictions

Chinese AI chip firms downgrading designs to secure TSMC production
Updated On : 05 Jun 2024 | 11:18 PM IST